Crossword Puzzle Info

The Washington Post – May 20 2018

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Clues Answers
‘Cheers’ actress Bebe NEUWIRTH
‘Cool it!’ STOP
‘Desperate Housewives’ character BREE
‘I don’t give __!’ ARAP
‘L.A. Law’ actress DEY
‘My Way’ lyricist ANKA
‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ singer O’Connor SINEAD
‘Nothing for me’ IMSET
‘See ya later’ IGOTTAGO
‘You missed it’ TOOLATE
‘__ the Senate!’: Darth Sidious IAM
1995 Stallone title role DREDD
2007 National Soccer Hall of Fame inductee HAMM
50% of MIV DII
58.4 square miles, for Minneapolis AREA
A few SOME
Apt. coolers ACS
Arcane stuff ESOTERY
Base information? DATA
Battle souvenirs SCARS
Beat soundly ROUT
Beaufort scale word GALE
Big Bertha’s birthplace ESSEN
Blink, say REACT
Blur in a tabloid pic UFO
Brownie, maybe GIRL
Bush and Nixon: Abbr VPS
Cape Town locale: Abbr RSA
Capone adversary NESS
Cause for a pause COMMA
CDC overseer HHS
Centipede’s many LEGS
Chapati alternative NAAN
Chinese ethnic group that’s the world’s largest HAN
Chinese sauce additive MSG
Chip topper ONIONDIP
Custardy pastry FLAN
D.C. dealmaker POL
Deep cuts GASHES
Diligence EFFORT
Director DeMille CECIL
Disallow BAN
Dove into home, say SLID
Droop SAG
Dunham and Horne LENAS
Energize AMPUP
Escalator handle? OTIS
Etiquette on frat row BROCODE
Fairy tale villain CRONE
Fatah party chairman ABBAS
First king of Crete MINOS
Fish sauce taste UMAMI
Fledgling NASCENT
Former Pakistani prime minister Benazir BHUTTO
Former Senator Lott TRENT
Foul caller REFEREE
From that time SINCE
Fuddy-duddy PRIG
Geraint’s beloved ENID
Goat sound? HARDG
Granola morsel RAISIN
Great Lakes natives ERIES
Gulps down SWILLS
Gym exercise unit REP
Hoops stat: Abbr PTS
Hopkins’ role in ‘Thor’ ODIN
In an edgy way TESTILY
In the area NEAR
Island band The __ Men BAHA
It flows below the Pont Neuf SEINE
Job application no SSN
Clues Answers
Johnson Space Center humanoid project ROBONAUT
Keep healthy NOURISH
Lack of trouble EASE
Layin’ off football legend Red? FIRINGRANGE
Lettin’ the family elder onto the plane? BOARDINGRAMPS
Louise’s pal THELMA
Luggage tie-on IDTAG
Males who meow TOMS
Manga series about gaming YUGIOH
Marathoner’s lookin’-happy flush? RUNNINGLOW
Mideast capital MUSCAT
Mushroomed GREW
Muttered complaint about a toe woe that’s really hurtin’? BLEEPINGOUT
Nolan Ryan’s 1.69 in 1981: Abbr ERA
Occurrence HAP
One may be choked back SOB
Org. seeking far-out life SETI
Oxfam and PETA, for two NGOS
Petri dish gelatin AGAR
Phase out END
Physicians’ org AMA
Pigs with four tusks WARTHOGS
Pol. neighbor LITH
Popular soup mushroom PORCINI
Postulate starter IASSUME
Prepares (for) PLANS
Preparin’ husbands-to-be? TRAININGROOMS
Processed food? ATE
Provider of a big lift CRANE
Purebred family tree PEDIGREE
Put faith in TRUSTED
Quantity in a brace TWO
Reddish-brown chalcedony SARD
Reduces in rank DEMOTES
Result of tossin’ an old mitt on the fire? BURNINGLOVE
Saddle bands GIRTHS
Saintly glows AURAS
Show stoppers TVADS
Sign word beckoning a Canadian driver ESSO
Slider option CURVEBALL
Snippy retort ISSO
Sounds shocked GASPS
Split into thirds TRISECT
Stand for a canvas EASEL
Steepin’ oats in water? SOAKINGRAIN
Summer itch cause HEATRASH
Super Bowl stats TDS
Surprise in a bottle GENIE
Take, as advice HEED
Takin’ first place at the Olympics? GETTINGOLD
They often get hooked WORMS
Trainee INTERN
Trending BIG
Unable to back out INTOODEEP
Unrefined CRASS
Up for it GAME
Vanilla extract meas TSP
Verbosely ATLENGTH
Voice-activated iPad app SIRI
Waze lines: Abbr STS
Whale group POD
What a Hawaii vacationer may come home with TAN
Wipe clean ERASE
Witnessed visiting SEENAT
Yale’s Ingalls Rink designer Saarinen EERO
__ & Chandon Champagne MOET
__ prunes STEWED
__ Valley SIMI
__ wait: lurk LIEIN